Headlines For Tuesday, August 28, 2018

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August 28, 2018
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6 am Headlines

A bride's Facebook post is going viral right now because she asked her guests to pay for her wedding.  She wanted a $60,000 wedding, but only had $15,000 . . . so she asked her guests to contribute $1,500 each.  And when they wouldn't, she called off the wedding . . . and ended things with her fiancé.
http://bit.ly/2wl0jfF

A Texas man wore a wig, makeup, and a dress to film woman in next restroom stall.
http://bit.ly/2NnHiQd

 

8 am Headlines

John Goodman has revealed how Roseanne Barr's absence will be addressed on "The Conners".  In a new interview, he said his character will probably be mopey because his wife is dead.
https://et.tv/2LxmrbL

Deaths from drugs, alcohol and suicide now outpace diabetes.
https://abcn.ws/2MDxkhy

Netflix has 130 million streaming subscribers around the world.  I don't know if that number amazes you, but this one might:  3 million people still get DVDs in the mail from them.
http://bit.ly/2MYJroH

 

9 am Headlines

One in seven U.S. adults used marijuana in 2017.
https://reut.rs/2NqYZ1w


A new survey found people without kids can get ready for work in 22 minutes if they're in a rush.  But having just one kid bumps it up to 45 minutes.
http://bit.ly/2MU9DAO

 A woman in Louisiana was arrested on Friday after setting her own couch on fire to, quote, "get the devil out" of it.
http://bit.ly/2oj6IUq